Official Name: IMPERATOR NERVA CAESAR AUGUSTUS
Birthdate: November 8, 30 CE
(Cassius Dio, Roman History, Book 68.4)
Birthplace: Narni, Italy
(Sextus Aurelius Victor, Epitome de Caesaribus, Nerva)
Reign: Nerva was declared emperor by the Roman senate on September 18, 96 CE, following the assasination of Domitian.
(Cassius Dio, Roman History, Book 68.1) (Inscription, Fasti Ostienses)
Death: Nerva died of natural causes in Rome on January 27, 98 CE.
(Cassius Dio, Roman History, Book 68.4) (Sextus Aurelius Victor, Epitome de Caesaribus, Nerva)
Portrait of Nerva in Palazzo Massimo alle Terme, Rome, 2nd December 2018
Bust of Nerva, Palazzo Altemps, 25th April 2019
Statue of Nerva, NY Carlsberg Glyptothek, Copenhagen, 16th September 2018
(Tacitus, Annals, 15.72)
(Cassius Dio, Roman History, 67.15)
(Cassius Dio, Roman History, 68.3)
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